Consulting Engineer Electrical

Consulting Electrical Engineer and technical lead for ARH and other passive radar systems
Critically develop, review, implement and test new signal processing and image processing techniques and algorithms
Diagnose ARH issues, analyze ARH data, evaluate ARH signal processing algorithms and hardware

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Develop and implement technical solutions to ARH system problems
Grow into position as ARH technical lead / representative
Interact with other ARH experts and senior engineers
Help coordinate issue resolution between various engineering disciplines
Analyze ARH data, evaluate ARH performance and support ARH flight data analysis
Identify ARH signal processing algorithm and hardware issues as they arise
Help troubleshoot and diagnose ARH production issues at subsystem and RF processor levels
Improve production ARH subsystem tests and procedures
Grow into signal and image processing algorithm design subject matter expert (SME)
Grow into advanced direction-finding techniques subject matter expert (SME)
Ability to determine causes of ARH system issues, both software and hardware, as well as provide solutions
Independently determines and develops technical objectives of assignments
Innovative problem solving
Works with minimal direction

Basic Qualifications:
BS Engineering or Physics degree and at least 20 years' experience; or an MS Engineering or Physics degree and at least 18 years' experience; or PhD in Engineering or Physics and at least 15 years' experience
Excellent understanding of radar or RF systems and their algorithms
In-depth understanding and application of radar technical expertise
Good understanding of detector theory and detection algorithms
Skills in programming: Matlab/Python required
Ability to obtain DoD Secret level security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
Radar-related industry experience preferred
DoD contractor experience preferred
Knowledge of Software-Defined Radio (SDR) and Electronic Protection(EP)/Electronic Warfare(EW) preferred
Good understanding of advanced direction-finding techniques preferred
Good understanding of Automatic Target Recognition techniques preferred
Active secret security clearance preferred

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